If 15 Lufkin Level Street in Essex on the North Shore was simply your plain ol’ Colonial with fairly views of the Essex River and surrounding marshland, it might nonetheless be value it. As a substitute, the elevated farmhouse-style property is a recent haven that blends into its idyllic environment whereas providing up a couple of distinctive options that make it stand out amongst different luxurious actual property choices. We received’t bury the lead — the house includes a heated lap pool as a part of its resort-like rooftop deck, and belief us — you want this in your life.
Sitting increased up on a mild knoll, the views from the house’s open dwelling house, bedrooms, a number of decks, and wood-clad sleeping porch are the stuff of goals. Thickets of timber, jade-green marsh grass, and the river peeking by way of simply so. Nature lovers and chicken watchers — that is the place.
In fact, a house can’t get by on views alone, and 15 Lufkin Level Street’s inside is upscale and trendy, with clear traces and solely the occasional rustic contact that retains the setting elegant, not kitschy.
An awesome room with an open kitchen and outsized home windows that seamlessly carry the outside in is only one of many cozy gathering areas all through the house. There are two major suites, one on every ground, and an expertly completed walk-out decrease stage with a rec room, household room and privateness for an au-pair or in-law suite.
However we’d be remiss if we didn’t get again to the house’s unbelievable rooftop deck, with house to entertain, laze about on a lounge chair, take within the sights and sounds of the marshlands, and take a dip within the heated pool even because the temperatures drop.
Open home hours are Sunday, Oct. 18, midday to 2 p.m. The sale of the house is represented by Karen Bernier with Churchill Properties, 978-807-5580.
Tackle: 15 Lufkin Level Street, Essex
Checklist Worth: $2,250,000
Sq. toes: 5,058
Worth per sq. foot: $445
Annual taxes: $17,923.80 in 2020
Location: Non-public retreat on Essex River and marshland.
View, views, views!
Fewer formal bedrooms